Born on 01-03-1959 in Fatehpur (Kaithal), he in a middle class farming based family.He is highly qualified person having MA, Ph.D. in History and B.Ed. from Kurukshetra University. Dr.D. Vidyarthi, an able administrator, proud receipient of many prestigious awards, a rare academician, a popular author and a social reformer with rare vision. After completion of his education he dedicated himself for the upliftment of society and education. He and his wife Mrs.Rashmi Vidyarthi MA., B.Ed. an educationist along with their one son Apurv and daughter Sukriti doing a lot for society.
Whatever task he has undertaken, he has accomplished it putting his body, mind and soul. Some persons try to meet the challenges which are thrust upon them are, but Dr. Vidyarthi seeks challenges and surpasses human limitations.
As an Acadmecian : :
Dr. D. Vidyarthi is the only man in India who has in his lap the experience of all types of educational Institutions run by Arya Samaj and DAV like Kanya Gurukul Mahavidyala Kharal, Gurukul Kurukshetra (Boys), DAV college Pundri, Arya Sr. Sec. School, Narwana (A Govt. aided School), DAV public schools and DAV Academy a residential venture at Kanina. Besides this, he has been founder and promoter of many schools and libraries.
He won the Laurels for his community time to time. He not only founded the schools in rural arears but also worked as successful Principal in various schools.
He has the honour to produce CBSE toppers Vipul Gupta (98.6%) in 2005-06 and Ms. Nikita Yadav 2nd topper (98.2%) in 2007-08 and many more trend setters. The board results of his school are found excellent every year. His team of Jind school won North zone CBSE India Heritage competition and participated at National level. The school has been awarded with International school award by British Council and National Green School award by Delhi Govt. and Avantika National School award due to his dynamic leadership and sheer dedication towards education.
He has been working as an observer in AIEEE and CBSE exams. He has been appointed as a member of inspection team by CBSE due to his hard work & dedication. The schools under his leadership have always achieved top position in the city and received appreciation from all corners of society. He founded the DAV schools Tohana, Narwana, Jakhal, Patran and Bhiwani as well as some libraries also.
Honour & Awards : A proud recipient of many honours and awards by scaling insurmountable hurdles only because of his self will, such as: Red & White bravery gold award of Rs.20,000/- S.R.P Literary Award of Rs.25,000/- and Brahmin Siksha Rattan Samman once by Smt.Sonia Gandhi and again by State Law Minister of India. Best Principal award by Sh.Arjun Singh, Minister HRD. Samaj Gourav Samman by H.E Sh.A.R.Kidwai Governor Haryana, Uttam Nagrik Samman by Dainik Jagran. Rastrya Gorav Award by Sh.V.P.Singh Ex. P.M. Selected for Asian American Who's who. Honoured by Sh. P.K Das I.A.S Commissioner Hissar.
Honoured by Sh. Murli Manohar Joshi Member H.R.D. (India) Honoured by H.E. Babu Parmanand Governer Haryana. Honoured by H.E. Sh. Krishan Kant Vice President of India. Honoured by Sh. K.C. Sharma I.A.S then Commissioner Hissar Div.., Honoured by Sh. Bhajan Lal, then C.M. Haryana., Honoured by Sh. Madan Lal Khurana the then Chief Minister Delhi., Honoured by Sh. G.P. Chopra President DAV CMC New Delhi. , Honoured by Sh. Shivraj Patil,then Speaker Lok Sabha.
As social worker :
Has added many feathers in his cap by solemnising 676 mass marriages of poor girls in Jind, Kurukshetra and Panipat, undertaken rural upliftment work helping 175 poor widows with food materials and free education to their children, distributing Sewing machines, wheat etc. to them, taken up other miscellaneous works impetuous to JAN JAGRAN i.e. check on social evils, camps for youth character building, movement against drug abuse, Female Foeticide, Dowry System, Pornography etc.
As an Administrator :
Has earned a respectable name as a philosopher and guide to the staff working under him and students to whom he imparts true education by striving to build their true character so that they may become good citizens of the country and achieve high ideals. He holds the different administrative posts in different organizations like President Arya Yuvak Prishad Haryana, Arya Yuva Samaj Haryana Vidhwa Kalyan Samiti Jind and Panipat, Federation of C.B.S.E. affiliated Schools Distt Jind and Panipat, Gen. Secy Arya Pradeshik Up Partinidhi Sabha Haryana, Astt. Secretary Arya Pradeshik Sabha New Delhi etc.
As An Author : Various books have been written by him like : Arya Samaj Ka Itihas, DAV Ke Swatantrata Senani, D.A.V. Andolan ka Itihas,DAV ke Karan Dhar, Parkash Punj, Unnat Gopalan, Dayanand Bodh, Arya Veer Vijay, Mahatma Hans Raj, Dahej ek Abhishap, His Several articles have been published in different journals and he edited a book "Beti".
In Multifarious Role : Dr. Vidyarthi is a man steeped in social morals and has deep attachment with his mother institution DAV Schools where he has carved a niche for himself by his positive temperament, rare vision, sheer hard work and noble ideals. He is serving excellently for every corner of society. His work for development of education and upliftment of society is praiseworthy. Especially his contribution in field of on women empowerment is remarkable. One to his excellent work in different fields if life.
He is rewarded by different Sagament like godfray Philips, governor of Haryana and Govt of Delhi.. With his exemplary standards, perseverance , humble principles, farsightedness, Dr. Vidyarthi is leaving his footmarks on the sands of time. His work and achievement have been highlighted by news papers and T.V. channels etc.
. A documentary on his life was telecast by STAR PLUS in 2004 and another documentary film Shankhnaad based on social work done by him which was released by Hon’ble Dr.A.R.Kidwai, Governor, Haryana in 2006 and was telecast by National channel DD1 in 2008-09.