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Greek Orthodox bishop dunks baby in water; netizens say 'the most violent baptism ever'

What do you think? A tradition or violence?

A video recording the moment of a Greek Orthodox bishop baptising a baby has gone viral online. 

The clip shows that the Archbishop repeatedly dunks the naked baby in the baptismal font.

The footage was taken in Ayia Napa, Cyprus, at a Greek Orthodox church. The baby can be seen heavily being dunked into the water, which scared other children standing beside. 

It's said that the baptism was a tradition for Greek Orthodox churches to perform "forceful" baptisms because it is a solution to the declining birth rate. 

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However, the video has ignited rage of netizens, saying "Oh my I bet this baby is left brain dead.

"Omg that's the most violent baptism?! I've ever seen?!" or "'Baptism?? More like attempted murder."