|Although this article is based on canonical information, the actual name of this subject is conjectural.|
- “Our lives aren't important. We have to protect the Key.”
- ―Unidentified monk (translated from Czech)[src]
In 2000, the monastery, based in the Czech Republic, was invaded by Glorificus. Only him survive and made his way to Sunnydale to inform Buffy Summers of the mission she had been entrusted with. However, he was captured, tortured, and interrogated by Glorificus. He was saved by Buffy and revealed Dawn Summers' true nature, although he soon eventually died due to fatal wounds.
Behind the scenes
- He was portrayed by Ravil Isyanov.
- Unidentified in the series, he was simply credited as "Monk".
- In the original teleplay for "No Place Like Home", the monk was introduced as: "not the old one, not the young one, but the surviving one".