Rajinder Azad was born on December 4, 1986 in a small village called Herian in the district of Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, Punjab. In 2006, he went to Australia to study community welfare and there he was introduced to the work of Dr. Ambedkar by a Friend. Through radio and television, he brought awareness about caste-discrimination in India and outside to Australia. He has written for Australian media on same subject. In 2016, he has moved to USA and currently resides in California. He continues working towards translating Punjabi Dalit literature to English.