The World Federation One Stop Fiqh

Ruling 2654

The following things are discouraged when eating:

  1. to eat when one is full;

  2. to eat until one is full; it is reported that the Lord of the worlds detests a full stomach more than anything else;

  3. to look at the faces of other people while [they are] eating;

  4. to eat [very] hot food;

  5. to blow on something that one is eating or drinking;

  6. to wait for another dish after bread has been placed on the table;

  7. to cut bread with a knife;

  8. to place bread under a utensil for food;

  9. to clean the meat off a bone to the extent that nothing remains on it; 

  10. to peel the skin of fruit that is eaten with its skin;

  11. to throw away fruit before it is completely eaten.