Answer: You can boil mash and give, I can suggest you few more food diet as well for you baby
Breast milk or formula milk
Well steamed and pureed vegetables like carrots, sweet potato, pumpkin , french beans
Pulse soup (moong dal ka pani)
Rice Water (Chawal ka pani)
Homemade single grain cereals like rice, barley, oats mixed with breastmilk or formula milk
Steamed and pureed fruits like pear, avocado, peach, chikoo.
Answer: Hii I will advise u to start chickpea in 8 to 10 months as it is a bit difficult to digest. Better u should stict to banana daal ka pani rice fruit puree for the first 6 months. Make sure to use thumb rule of giving same thing to eat for continuos 3 fast as to check of baby is not allergic to specific food. All the best.