In addition to serving as a recluse for maunts, it also takes in travelers providing them with a place to rest on their journey. The cloister is under the patronage of Lady Glinda.
Elphaba Thropp for over seven years in Wicked.
The Maunts, including:
Liir, who was born there in Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, and returned in Son of a Witch for medical treatment.