It was established by the Sulta Al-Zaher Barqouq, the first kig of the Mamluk State of Circassia, betwee 786 ad 788 AH / 1384- 1385 AD. The price, whose ame is Yalbaga, chaged his ame to Barqouq for Barrouz He was appoited to the throe of the Sultaate i 784 AH to remai o him util he was imprisoed i Karak i 791 AH. He had recommeded that he be buried uder the feet of the sheikhs of his school o Al-Moez Street. They were Sheikh Al-Bajai ad Al-Sirmi. Baha Khaqa. Which was carried out by his so Sulta al-asir Faraj, ad was established before the establishmet of what is kow as Zakat Zakat. The fuctio of the establishmet was expressed through the foudig texts i the form of “blessed school ad the sufferer”, thus combiig the studet of kowledge ad the mystic. The school taught the four jurisprudetial schools ad the scieces of iterpretatio, Hadith ad readig. It is a ope courtyard with a medallio of ablutios surrouded by four Iwaites. It icludes a dome to bury the Sulta, Ad a miaret to the right of the group’s mai etrace. Sufism played a importat role i the preparatio of some of the members of the services of the establishmet; they were a storekeeper of the library, cooks, ad markets for the farm. Ad the additio of a platform for the school uder the reig of Sulta Abu Saeed Jumaq, whose ame o the pulpit was added to the fuctio of the mosque of the school. The architectural collectio of the Sulta reflects the most beautiful decorative elemets of wood, marble, metal, plaster ad colored glass i Mamluk art, most otably the woode ceilig of the Ewa prayer, which is oe of the fiest models of the decoratio of the woode ceiligs i the Islamic cities i Cairo with its botaical, egieerig ad writig drawigs executed by the methods of colorig ad gildig.