Discover Inner Serenity: ‘Before Enlightenment’ Zen Monk Tee


Are you seeking inner peace and a touch of Zen in your life? Our ‘Before Enlightenment’ Zen Monk T-shirt offers the perfect way to embrace mindfulness and meditation with style and grace. This minimalist design features a serene monk accompanied by the insightful quote, “Before enlightenment, chop wood, carry water. After enlightenment, chop wood, carry water.” It’s an ideal addition to your wardrobe for those who appreciate the art of Zen living.

Crafted from superior combed and ring-spun cotton, our premium unisex crewneck T-shirt sets the standard for quality and comfort. The fabric feels incredibly soft against your skin, making it an ideal canvas for our unique design. It’s available in a variety of sizes, ensuring a perfect fit for everyone. Whether you’re a seasoned meditator or simply someone who appreciates the wisdom of Zen philosophy, this T-shirt is designed to complement your style and spirit.

The quote, “Before enlightenment, chop wood, carry water. After enlightenment, chop wood, carry water,” carries a profound message of simplicity, routine, and enlightenment. It serves as a reminder that even after achieving enlightenment, we continue with our daily tasks, finding beauty in the ordinary.

As you wear this T-shirt, you not only express your appreciation for Zen teachings but also invite tranquility into your life. It’s a gentle nudge to be present in the moment, find solace in your daily rituals, and cherish the journey to enlightenment.

This product is made on demand, meaning we create each T-shirt especially for you with no minimum order requirements. It’s a testament to our commitment to quality and individuality.

Elevate your daily attire and embrace the teachings of Zen with our ‘Before Enlightenment’ T-shirt. Whether you’re meditating, practicing mindfulness, or simply seeking to add a touch of serenity to your style, this T-shirt is a perfect choice. Order yours today and carry the wisdom of enlightenment with you wherever you go.

Size guide

  S M L XL 2XL 3XL 4XL
A) Length (cm) 71.1 73.7 76.2 78.7 81.3 83.8 85
B) Half Chest (cm) 45.7 50.8 55.9 61 66 71.1 76
  S M L XL 2XL 3XL 4XL
A) Length (inches) 28 29 30 31 32 33 33.5
B) Half Chest (inches) 18 20 22 24 26 28 29.9

Care instructions

Wash Machine wash warm (max 40C or 105F), wash garment inside out with similar colors
Tumble Dry Low
Bleach Only non-chlorine
Dry Clean Do not dry clean
Iron Do not iron
Weight N/A

Black, Dark Gray, Navy


S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL

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