Answer: A Kabbalist does not renounce this world in any way. On the contrary, his mission is to explain to all of humanity how to reach spirituality from this world. And without connection of the two worlds, without being together with people, this cannot be done.
My students are scattered all over the world and they are all connected with the societies in which they live.
As for me, every week I write articles on the most current issues that are published in dozens of newspapers on the Internet and in print, in blogs, and even on Twitter.
From the Kabbalah Lesson in Russian 1/22/17