Import of The Word Charity

Srimad Bhagavatam 10.72.23 - Import of The Word Charity (download mp3)
by Radhadyuti Prabhu at ISKCON Chowpatty

SB 10.72.23
rajanya-bandhavo hy ete
 brahma-lingani bibhrati
dadani bhiksitam tebhya
 atmanam api dustyajam

[Jarasandha thought:] These are surely members of the royal order dressed as brahmanas, but still I must grant their request for charity, even if they beg me for my own body.

Here Jarasandha reveals his strong commitment to charity, especially when begged by brahmanas.