Acharya Dr. Lai Bahadur Shastri was born in village Pamari in Distt. Agra (U. P.) in October, 1916. He is Lecturer in Shri Lai Bahadur Shastri Central Sanskrit Vidyapith, Delhi for the last several years after having worked in various educational institutions. He did his M. A. and Ph. D- from Agra University during 1957-62
He is President of All India Dig. Jain Shastri Parishad and Editor of Jain Gazette, and Jain Darshan (weeklies) and Padmavati Purwal journal. His poetic works include Mahavir Darshan, Mahavir Vani and Mukti Mandir. He has edited Mokshmarg Prakashak, Ram Charitra, Kund-Kund Aur Unka Samay- asar, Agam Ka Sanskrit Sahitya Ka Itihas.
Married to Smt. Padamshri in 1935 he has three sons and five daughters.
Residence : 301/2A/1, Raghubarpura, I Street No. 5, Gandhi Nagar, Delhi-31.