Shri Hansrajji was born on 19th April 1864 at village Bajwara in Hoshiarpur district Punjab. He obtained B.A.degree from Calcuttta University. He served as Headmaster of DAV school and later on worked as principal of DAV college.
He devoted his whole life serving the DAV institutions and also served as president of AryaSamaj Lahore and Arya Pratinidhi sabha Punjab. Because of his services, sacrifice and siplicity people called him as Mahatma. He expired on 15th Nov. 1938.