|This article is about the unit in Age of Empires III. For the similar unit in other games of the series, see Monk.|
The Monk are available to only the Asian Civilizations. Instead of having the Sharpshoot ability of Explorers or the Nature Friendship ability of the War Chiefs, each monk have the Stun ability which disables a treasure guardian for some time. Each monk also has some unique passive abilities, with right shipments and upgrades they can also acquire other abilities. There are three different monks that correspond to each of the Asian Civilizations:
In Campaign Edit
In the Indian campaign, one Brahmin can be trained out of the Town Center. He can heal and collect treasures like a normal Brahmin, but he loses his ability to construct trading posts, and if he dies, he must be again trained by the town center; he can't be rescued like a typical Brahmin.