Great-grandmother accidentally prays to 'Lord of the Rings' figurine

Some people pray using figures of saints ... but in one great-grandmother's case, she's been praying to something very, very different.

Brazilian make-up artist and Facebook user Gabriela Brandão shared photos of the innocent mistake:

"My daughter's great-grandmother prays to this figure of Saint Anthony every day," she said, "but looking more closely ..."

Brandão looked up the figurine and saw that it looked exactly like one of Elrond, an elf from The Lord of the Rings franchise. She found it on eBay.

The funny mishap went viral, getting thousands of likes and retweets.

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Filipino woman with her son lights a candle at the grave of fallen soldiers at the National Heroes cemetery during the All Saints Day in Taguig City, South of Manila, Philippines on November 1, 2016. Millions of Filipinos flocked to cemeteries around the country to visit their departed loved ones to mark All Saints Day.

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Participants wearing costumes participate in the "Day of the Dead" parade in Mexico City, Mexico October 29, 2016.

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A paper-made figure representing Death is seen at Mexico City's Zocalo square on October 31, 2016 as Mexicans begin to honour their deceased loved ones in the three-day Day of the Dead festivities.

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Children attend the exhibition and contest of altars organized by the Historic Centre Foundation in the framework of the Day of the Dead, in Mexico City on November 1, 2016. Mexicans who culturally celebrate and revere death begin to honour their deceased loved ones in the three-day Day of the Dead festivities.

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A person dressed in a costume representing death stands in front of an altar decorating Mexico City's Zocalo square on October 31, 2016 as Mexicans begin to honour their deceased loved ones in the three-day Day of the Dead festivities.

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People attend the Day of the Dead Parade in downtown Mexico City, capital of Mexico, on Oct. 29, 2016. Thousands of Mexicans gathered on Saturday in Mexico City to join the parade of the traditional celebration for the Day of the Dead.

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A woman pays her respect at the Olsany cemetery to mark All Souls Day in Prague, Czech Republic, November 1, 2016.

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People light candles during All Saints Day at Mirogoj cemetery in Zagreb, Croatia November 1, 2016.

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A couple take pictures with fake giant skeletons placed in an altar in front of the Fine Arts Palace, in the framework of the Day of the Dead, in Mexico City on November 1, 2016. Mexicans who culturally celebrate and revere death begin to honour their deceased loved ones in the three-day Day of the Dead festivities.

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Masks of "T'antawawas" (children's bread) are displayed in a popular market to commemorate All Saints Day in La Paz, October 30, 2016.

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White rose is seen among candles during All Saints Day at Mirogoj cemetery in Zagreb, Croatia November 1, 2016.

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People visit apartment-style tombs of their loved ones ahead of the commemoration of All Saints day at Navotas Public cemetery in Manila, Philippines, October 31, 2016.

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A girl sells refreshments inside a cramped public cemetery on November 1, 2016 in Manila, Philippines as Filipinos flock to cemeteries around the country to visit departed relatives and loved ones to remember All Saints Day. The 'Day of the Dead' which is also called 'Todos Los Santos' or 'All Saint's Day' is a holiday celebrated in Latin cultures around the world during which family and friends of the deceased gather at the cemeteries to pray and hold vigils for those who have passed away. In the Philippines, family members clean tombs and often spend the night at the cemetery eating and celebrating with loved ones.

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People pay their respects in front of the grave of Spanish poet Antonio Machado on November 1, 2016 in a cemetery in Collioure, southwestern France, during the All Saints' Day.

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A woman pays her respect at the Olsany cemetery to mark All Souls Day in Prague, Czech Republic, November 1, 2016.

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Statue of Father Cicero.Catholic pilgrims gather in the city of Juazeiro do Norte, in the state of Ceará, nodeste Brazil, for holiday Souls Day on 1st November 2016. Religious pay promises and ask for protection to Father Cicero, considered Saint by the people of the region.

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A view of tombs in Rakowicki cemetery in Krakow, on the eve of All Saint Day. People of Krakow cleaned their family tombs, and placed flowers and candles on them just before All Saints Day'. The 1st of November in Poland is a day off from work, and many people travel to visit the graves of their loved ones. On Monday, 31st October 2016, Rakowicki cemetery, Krakow, Poland.

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A woman and child light candle at the Olsany cemetery on November 1, 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic. Many Czech people visit cemeteries during All Saints Day and All Souls Day to pay respect to deceased relatives and to lay flowers, maintain their graves and light candles.

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An organ-grinder plays in front of the main entrance of the exhibition and contest of altars organized by the Historic Centre Foundation in the framework of the Day of the Dead, in Mexico City on November 1, 2016. Mexicans who culturally celebrate and revere death begin to honour their deceased loved ones in the three-day Day of the Dead festivities.

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