Many businessmen go to rabbis, as East Indians, as well, like to get "blesssings" from religious leaders. It's part of the protocol. Pols do it too. Didn't Peres go to the Baba Sali and other Sephardic leaders for a "good word". I realize that it sounds a little mendacious, but that's how it goes sometimes.
Three Jews arrested in Damascus Gate in E. Jerusalem after attacking residents, police (Haaretz)
from the article: The Argentine Jew who wants to save IDB